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Jerry Wilbert Kolb

accountant

Jerry Wilbert Kolb, American accountant. Certified Public Accountant Illinois, New York, Iowa. Recipient Distinguished Alumni award DePaul University, 1970. Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (Sells Gold Medal award 1957), Illinois Certified Public Accountant Society (board directors 1973-1977, vice president 1976-1977), American Accounting Association, New York Yacht Club, Tampa Yacht and Country Club.

Background

Kolb, Jerry Wilbert was born on December 22, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Herman and Myrtle (Richter) Kolb.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Accountant with high honors, University Illinois, 1957. Master of Business Administration, DePaul University, 1962.

Career

Accountant Deloitte Haskins & Sells Certified Public Accountants, Chicago, 1957-1968, partner, 1968-1976, partner-in-charge Chicago Office, 1976-1983. Partner-in-charge professional services Deloitte & Touche Certified Public Accountants (formerly Deloitte Haskins & Sells), New York City, 1983-1986, Chief Financial Officer, 1986-1992, vice-chairman, 1992-1998. Director New Skies Satellites N.V., since 1998, Mid-American Group, since 2002, Walter Industries, Inc., since 2003.

Lecturer DePaul University, Chicago, 1962-1976, member advisory council department accounting, 1981-1983. Member professional advisory board department accountancy University Illinois, Urbana, 1979-1982. Member advisory council School Accountancy, Northwestern University, Evanston, 1980-1983.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant Illinois, New York, Iowa.

Membership

Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (Sells Gold Medal award 1957), Illinois Certified Public Accountant Society (board directors 1973-1977, vice president 1976-1977), American Accounting Association, New York Yacht Club, Tampa Yacht and Country Club.

Connections

Married Marlene Joyce Tipp, February 3, 1957 (divorced July 1986). Children: Bradley, Steven, Lisa. Married Carol Ann Fleming, December 14, 1986.

father:
Herman Kolb

mother:
Myrtle (Richter) Kolb

spouses:
Marlene Joyce Tipp

Carol Ann Fleming

children:
Bradley Kolb

Steven Kolb

Lisa Kolb